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Surah Al-Anbiya Ayat 88 in Arabic Text

فَٱسۡتَجَبۡنَا لَهُۥ وَنَجَّيۡنَٰهُ مِنَ ٱلۡغَمِّۚ وَكَذَٰلِكَ نُـۨجِي ٱلۡمُؤۡمِنِينَ
Fastajabnaa lahoo wa najjainaahu minal ghamm; wa kazaalika nunjil mu’mineen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 88

Sahih International
So We responded to him and saved him from the distress. And thus do We save the believers.

Yusuf Ali
So We listened to him: and delivered him from distress: and thus do We deliver those who have faith.

Abul Ala Maududi
Thereupon We accepted his prayer, and rescued him from grief. Thus do We rescue the believers.

Muhsin Khan
So We answered his call, and delivered him from the distress. And thus We do deliver the believers (who believe in the Oneness of Allah, abstain from evil and work righteousness).

Pickthall
Then we heard his prayer and saved him from the anguish. Thus we save believers.

Dr. Ghali
So We responded to him and safely delivered him from suffering; and thus do We deliver the believers.

Abdel Haleem
We answered him and saved him from distress: this is how We save the faithful.

Quran 21 Verse 88 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Anbiya ayat 88, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(21:88) Thereupon We accepted his prayer, and rescued him from grief. Thus do We rescue the believers.


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Anbiya verse 88 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Anbiya ayat 87 which provides the complete commentary from verse 87 through 88.

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